2 Day Complete Adobe Illustrator CC Mastering Design Software [Use Your SkillsFuture Credit]​

Course Code: CRS-N-0044415

Course Overview

Objective: To master a solid foundation and basics of Illustrator CC and start working on DIY projects or own portfolio.

This 2-day Adobe Illustrator course is to equip individuals with the necessary knowledge and technical know-how to better use Illustrator with ease and speed. Through this course, you will have a good basic understanding of how to effectively and productively maximize using Illustrator to its full potential.

The course will start off with a foundation to build a solid understanding of how Illustrator works and gain quick experience with the software proficiency. By doing so, the basics will help beginners or seasoned users to gain new insights and tricks to be very productive in your projects, be it whether for work or leisure.

With each module taught and concepts imparted, the programme will have hands-on for students to try out and practice what they have learned.

By the end of the course, attendees would have at least mastered the basics of Illustrator CC well and continue to build on that learning process to further enhance themselves through more practice and explore more on their own.

Skills you learn

  • Familiarity with Illustrator User Interfaces and shortcuts.
  • How to work with Brushes in Illustrator. E.g. Customize and Creating own brushes.
  • How to work with Images in Illustrator. E.g. Masking, Enhancing and Cropping images.
  • How to work with Type in Illustrator. E.g. Custom type and create special effects with Type.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to the Basics

  • Foundations
  • Creating Documents
  • Navigation
  • User Interface
  • Basic Settings
  • Review Concepts and Hands-On Practice

Module 2: Understanding Vector Objects

  • Vector Objects
  • Working with Objects
  • Transformations
  • Combining Shapes
  • Selection Techniques
  • Organising Objects
  • Aligning and Distributing Objects
  • Hands-On Practice with given examples

Module 3: Learning Illustrator CC Panels

  • Appearance of Objects
  • Stroke Settings
  • Swatches
  • Gradients
  • Appearance Panel
  • Effects
  • Hands-On Practice with given examples

Module 4: Learning How to Draw in Illustrator CC

  • Drawing Techniques
  • Colouring
  • Drawing Assistance Tools
  • Draw Inside
  • Pen Tool
  • Distort and Transform Tools
  • Symmetrical Drawing
  • Concentric Drawing
  • Hands-On Practice with given examples

Module 5: Using Brushes in Illustrator CC

  • Working with Brushes
  • Calligraphic Brushes
  • Scatter Brushes
  • Art Brushes
  • Bristle Brushes
  • Pattern Brushes
  • Hands-On Practice with given examples

Module 6: Handling Images in Illustrator CC

  • Working with Images
  • Preparing Simple Images for Tracing
  • Preparing Complex Images for Tracing
  • Image Trace
  • Improving and Colouring Traced Images
  • Hands-On Practice with given examples

Module 7: Handling Type in Illustrator CC

  • Working with Type
  • Character Formatting
  • Paragraph Formatting
  • Using Text Styles
  • Type on a Path
  • Type and Shapes
  • Warp Text
  • 3D Type
  • Create Outlines from Text
  • Image within Text
  • Text Wrap
  • Hands-On Practice with given examples

Module 8: More Techniques in Illustrator CC

  • Advanced Techniques
  • Introduction to Masking
  • Clipping Mask
  • Opacity Mask
  • Recolour Artwork
  • Live Paint Bucket
  • Envelop Distort
  • Symbols and Symbol Tools
  • Blending Objects
  • Creating Pattern Design
  • Gradient Mesh
  • Perspective Drawing

Review and Wrap Up

  • Basic Review about course
  • Building up your portfolio
  • Extra Resources and Help

Course Details

Course Duration: 1 day (10am-5.30pm)

Course Fee: $790 $398

Course Fee  (After $398 skills future credit): $0

Course Code: CRS-N-0044415

Location: Paya Lebar / Macpherson / Email info@surged.co for Corporate training at your office

– Designers

– Bloggers/Influencers

– Marketers

– Advertising Managers

– Businesses

You will need a laptop and know how to drag and drop, copy and paste.

You will be taught how to install Adobe Illustrator CC Trial Version for use in the course.

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Yes, there will be hands-on application in the course. Please bring your laptops.

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